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Jan 5, 2013 11:30am PST
hispanic women view motherhood, greater access to information, and higher education. is this a good thing or bad thing? >> i don't think it's something we need to get too alarmed about right now. there are many factors that contribute it to. one hispanics have highest unemployment rate between 110-13 rate where you have seen the decline. but also cultural thing. as more women get educated and more are in the workforce they are not having the eight kids that my grandmother had now women limit to two or three. a combination of the economy, plus the fact that they're getting a higher education has led to this. i wouldn't get alarmed we're growing at very fast rate. just last ten years we've doubled hispanic population by 2050 we're estimated to be at 12 million. i would say we're watching the situation but it's not an alarming rate yet. >> this is really very -- a very american thing if you think about it. >> notice when this decline stronger than we expected earlier than we expected, when it began, coincides almost exactly with the coming of the recession. and emigrants when they first come
Jan 12, 2013 11:30am PST
service role which was serving on an education finance committee where i was representing the voices of public school parents. she's the first woman in our country's history to serve as a senator as well as governor. she's a great role model and i'm always happy to take advice from her. >> i wouldn't presume to give her advice. i think she ran a great campaign. she's gotten there, i have offered to be helpful in any way i can but i think she's off to a great start. >> now the two women are working together again, one in washington and one in new hampshire. hassan says it should not come as a surprise that new hampshire is america's first matriarchy. the state legislature, which is an all volunteer body is filled with women. >> you have women who have a history of volunteering at the community level, gradually realizing that they want to take what they know and the issues that are of concern to them and their constituents to concord in that role. >> this year five women governors will lead their states. hassan is the lone democrat in that group. as a woman and democrat the governor ho
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